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LA Times : Fox News and CNN plan to use an average of recent polls to pick the candidates for the first two Republican presidential debates, with the ...
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 133 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 04:28 AM PDT with 55 Recommends
Howard Fineman : Is Hillary Clinton actually moving left, and if so, why? The answer is yes, though not on every topic. And ...
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 158 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
Watson, I have deduced Jeb Bush's actual answer! Paul Krugman recaps how John Ellis Bush has waffled the nation toward a discussion we need to hold. Jeb Bush definitely did us a favor: in his ...
by Mark Sumner
Comment Count 152 comments on Sun May 17, 2015 at 04:00 AM PDT with 100 Recommends
Paul Krugman at The New York Times writes Errors and Lies :Surprise! It turns out that there’s something to be said for having the brother of a failed president make his own run for the White House.
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 63 comments on Mon May 18, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 58 Recommends
Things change. But for right now Jeb really looks like a loser. Weak, indecisive, buffeted by outside forces rather than in control.
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 241 comments on Sat May 16, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 60 Recommends
You'll have to excuse me. I'm skipping every pundit who chose to spend their column inches this Sunday talking about "Deflategate." Because... 1) there's already commentary on the sports page, and 2)
by Mark Sumner
Comment Count 103 comments on Sun May 10, 2015 at 04:00 AM PDT with 82 Recommends
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 133 comments on Wed May 13, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 53 Recommends
Paul Krugman at The New York Times writes Wall Street Vampires : Last year the vampires of finance bought themselves a Congress. I know it’s not nice to call them that, but I have my reasons, ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 70 comments on Mon May 11, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 68 Recommends
Trevor Timm at The Guardian warns— NSA reform is unavoidable. But it can be undermined if we aren't careful : Congress now has to reform NSA mass surveillance in the next two weeks—whether they ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 46 comments on Thu May 14, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
New Fix '16 rankings: 10. Perry 9. Jindal 8. Christie 7. Kasich 6. Cruz 5. Rand 4. Huck 3. Walker 2. Rubio 1. Jeb http://t.co/...
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 112 comments on Sat May 09, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 55 Recommends
Nicholas Kristof reminds us that the structure of our economy is not an inevitable outcome. It's a choice. The eruptions in Baltimore have been tied, in complex ways, to frustrations ...
by Mark Sumner
Comment Count 116 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 04:00 AM PDT with 79 Recommends
.@mikiebarb all but declares Christie over http://t.co/...
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 340 comments on Sat May 02, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 65 Recommends
Molly Redden at Mother Jones writes Want an Abortion This Year? Get Ready to Wait : For women seeking an abortion, 2015 is shaping up to be the year of the long wait. Since the beginning of the year,
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 81 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 54 Recommends
Radley Balko : I wish I could introduce Richard Cohen and Lloyd Green to Antonio Morgan. Cohen of course is my Washington Post colleague and columnist. Green is a former Justice Dept. official and ...
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 88 comments on Thu May 07, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
NY Times : In an unusually impassioned speech, Hillary Rodham Clinton delivered a pointed assessment of race in America on Wednesday, lamenting the recent deaths of young black men and calling for ...
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 228 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
Can Jeb survive a 7th place showing out of Iowa? New Q caucus poll shows: Walker 21, Rubio 13, Rand 13, Cruz 12, Huck 11... Jeb 5.
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 122 comments on Wed May 06, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
If only these things worked. Dana Milbank says the TPP is just as bad as you think it is. And Elizabeth Warren? Well... No, ...
by Mark Sumner
Comment Count 130 comments on Sun Apr 26, 2015 at 04:00 AM PDT with 75 Recommends
"The problem there is that Yahweh v. Sodom is not binding legal precedent." @kurteichenwald http://t.co/...
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 59 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
Adam Nagourney/NY Times : Once ...
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 93 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 04:34 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
The Nation : A piece today in Bloomberg View headlined the fight between the Israel lobby and the Republican über-hawks as "Aipac vs. Pro-Israel Republicans." But it would more accurately be called "
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 50 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 04:30 AM PDT with 42 Recommends